Lots of features need to be considered when thinking about having gothic bedroom. The most noticeable requirement, it should be colored in dark and old.
Gothic is not only about style, but more than that, it’s a way of life. Having a gothic bedroom is one way to express your character into something real. Gothic style is usually rich in color, it could be black, red, or deep purple, while some combines those colors.
The bedroom design must be large since this style using more furniture and décor. While gothic style is thick with old century, but it can be adjusted with modern era as long as you have the right makeover ideas. A gothic style is cool and one of the most elegant décor nowadays.
For simple design, you can use some accessories, wallpaper, or additional curtains to make more mysterious. You can set all those element according your ideas.
In case you don’t find your idea yet, here are some gothic bedroom ideas for you.
1. Minimalist and Classic Gothic Style
This is the cool example for simple but classic gothic style. Looking to the design, the classic style comes from the high ceiling at the bedroom.
The gothic accent can be seen from the flooring that colored in black, don’t forget with bedstead too. A high vertical shape of window clearer the gothic looks.
While the minimalist aspect comes from the fact that this bedroom using just a few furnishing items. So, if you have a small room, this could be the best idea for you.
2. Opulent Unique Bedroom
This unique bedroom furniture is one of the best kind of incredible bedroom at this list. The craved wooden frame is the most amazing feature from this bed.
The details of the carve depicted nicely from medieval era. Other feature in the term of wooden canopy is also the best part from this unique bed.
This bed has a noble appearance that mostly designed only for the king or queen. It’s such difficult to find this such bed since it equipped with heavy detailed craft.
3. Small Bed for Small Gothic
For small bedroom space, a bed must be a focal point that can improve the appearance the bedroom. In the term of gothic style, this bed is the center of the attraction.
This small bedroom represents the gothic style perfectly. Even gothic bedroom is mostly found in dark black or purple color, but this bed using different kind of color.
Even the bed size is small, but it’s more than enough to depict the real gothic. Only a few furniture you can find in here, just small desk and a picture at the wall.
4. Dark Gothic Décor Style
A real gothic style must be in dark décor, especially for the bed since it becomes the focal point of the space. While everything you can give another color.
At this design, you can see that the background is using a bright white. It’s big difference because the bed is colored in bold dark black at every detail.
The bed is carved with some pattern to create a distinct feel, while the bedstead is tall enough to give a unique look of the bed decor.
5. Victorian Purple Gothic
Beginning at 18th century at United Kingdom, this style began to spread to all over the world. Even now, this Victorian style has lots of fans.
This specific style of bedroom blending a classic touch with some beautiful elements to create an iconic look to entire space. The overall look just like an old aristocrat.
The bedroom using classic type and there is simple desk next to bedstead and a sofa. As you can see from the picture, the color theme for this bedroom is a purple.
6. Small and Cozy Gothic
In case you don’t have a proper space, you can still have a gothic theme in your bedroom. Just pay attention to this bedroom details for a moment.
This design is focusing only to utilize on a black furniture and accessories. Though, a few red accent can be found in some part to make it nice.
A soft floral light gives a different dimension which is able to create a splash of interest. If you noticed, there is a modern computer desk next to the window.
7. Bright Gothic Style Bedroom
This is another great example of bright gothic style bedroom. This design is very popular among household in the world due to its versatility.
While this design is perfect for adult size bedroom, this gothic style also perfect for teen bedroom. Large size of curtain brings different ambience of gothic.
The gothic style comes from the dark wooden element at the ceiling and the window. The bed and the desk provides natural element that mixed nicely with gothic accent.
8. Sleek Gothic Style Bedroom
Gothic style is not always using a traditional design to make it perfect. With some makeover ideas, you can transform your modern room into a dark sleek gothic.
You can’t find anything traditional here besides a sleek look at every details. To get the gothic look from a modern room, this bedroom combines white and black color.
The entire design provides a clean look and reflective surface with a glamorous lavish accent. This artistic design provides the coziest bedroom for every occasion.
9. Impressive Dark Bedroom
Gothic ideas are not limited in specific theme only. This gothic bedroom is utilizing vintage style that completely colored in super black.
One of most noticeable element from this bedroom is floral wallpaper and vintage style at every furniture. It makes the room stays live even everything is in black.
The entire appearance for this bedroom is very impressive but also comfortable since every element at the room looks adorable, especially from the curtain, fireplace, and black fabric.
10. Royal Gothic Bedroom
To make gothic with a different look, try to apply a royal gothic style. It’s easy actually to make this one, just apply a gold and red color combination in large size.
Using tall red drapes as the background, this bedroom has everything to fit with the need of royal family. It has a super luxurious look since this design using a gold color as the main accent.
Even thick with royal style, but this bedroom somehow has a traditional look since the main theme didn’t use a black color. Anyway, this bedroom is epic.
11. Purple Color Bedroom
Purple is one of a few color that represented gothic style. For some reason, this color is popular compared to other since it less dark.
This gothic design using a perfect purple that combined with light brown with additional of white color at baseboard. It provides a great contrast to entire appearance.
Since it more bright and also to make the room more live, some additional furniture is needed. This bedroom is then equipped with two desks and a pair of table and chair.
12. Patterned Gothic Wall Bedroom
It’s already mentioned that the main requirement to be a gothic is using black element. This element can be found at the bed and some pattern at the wall.
It means, you don’t have to change the wall into something dark because you can simply put some pattern. In this case, a floral pattern is drawn on the wall.
With the big size of the bed, you only need a couple of desks to complete the look. Adds more with unique chandelier that will bring a dramatic view to the room.
13. Old Gothic Style Bedroom
Bear in mind that gothic style is always tied with vintage furniture. As you can see from this old design, the classic feeling is very tight without being over.
Perhaps you can have this design with your own since it using reclaimed wood. Meantime, the bedroom using an antique accent to give a perfect look to entire room.
It’s also quite bright compared to other gothic model. The bold shade brown is not usual in gothic theme, but this bedroom still best from every view.
14. White Gothic Bedroom
To be called as gothic style, one kind of requirement is to use some dark bold color. But sometime you can use your own ideas, using a bright color for gothic.
But off course, you will face a different obstacle since gothic is highly associated with a dark and mystery. Anyway, take a look this design if you want an example.
The key is using a dark accent among the white. Not only a black, but it must be carved in such style to show the gothic style as you can see at the bedstead.
15. Traditional Gothic Style
Everything about gothic is come from a couple centuries ago and not always in dark color. For that reason, gothic is also synonymized with traditional style.
This artistic design is a combination between a traditional look and gothic style. The unique bed and huge cabinetry offers a complete natural rustic appearance.
Count more with the wooden desks on each side of the bed, also the wooden boxes at the front of bed. It provides a contrast look compared to entire room.
16. Beautiful Purple Gothic
If you think using a black color is too monotonous, you can change it with purple as the main color. Take a look to this design for best example.
This bedroom is a perfect example of how purple color can work perfectly to create a gothic look. It’s a master piece, beautiful and off course colorful.
Everything is set in a purple color, from the bed stuff, the chairs, and the curtains. Even wonderful since the bedroom using an iconic craft that make it classy and luxurious.
17. Bed and Sofa Combo Gothic
To create a harmonious look of gothic style at your bedroom, one certain way is to apply the same style and color between the bed and the sofa.
This bedroom using small size of bed that equipped with the same size and style of sofa. Other element that distinguished this style from other is regarded the color.
The common color for gothic theme is dark but this design trying to apply a different color. It means you can use other color as well when it comes to set a new bedroom appearance.
18. Electric Gothic Design Idea
Even an old traditional gothic can be balanced with some modern touch. If you need an example how those two different styles are applied, try to look the picture.
The electric vibe comes from the combination of every element at the room, especially from the light that provides subdued ambience to the space.
Meanwhile the wooden furnishing offers a traditional touch that depicted the glorious era. A royal feeling can be found everywhere which so relaxing.
19. Bold Gothic Bedroom
A rich sense of this gothic can be seen from carving design in the canopy frame. The big size of the frame represents a bold statement being a gothic.
The bed dressing is complementing the carved element at the frame and the baseboard, as well as the wall. In this case, you can use a wallpaper to save your money.
This design proves that a gothic bedroom is not always in dark color. As long as you can combine swiftly with the theme, chance you have the best gothic room is big.
20. Graceful Modern Gothic
Though, a bedroom with gothic style is not completely tied with classic furniture. You have a chance to combine with some modern furniture.
By looking at the design, it could be your makeover ideas if you want to have a gothic theme in your bedroom but you don’t want to use a classic type of furniture.
You can start by using a different type of bedroom, especially in the color choice. Just use a bright color like white or grey which are highly associated as a modern color.
21. Gold and Purple Gothic
You can put a different combination of color when trying to apple a gothic style in the bedroom. This kind of design is relying on a gold and purple accent nicely.
There is a black accent off course. As you can see from the drapes and the walls, a black color is still dominating the room in nice way.
The golden accent itself brings a tremendous appearance while the purple gives a luxurious feel to the whole space. With a limited space, this bedroom using minimalist furniture.
22. Mediterranean gothic with fireplace
A fireplace is one of the kindest element and accessories to add in the bedroom. It provides a warm feeling but also able to improve the room appearance.
Looking to the design, the fireplace is complementing the ideas of gothic style. Instead of using dark as the common color for gothic, this design is quite brave to use a bright color.
Though the gothic accent is still noticeable from the architectural design, wooden element, the flooring, and the flower pots and vases.
23. Contemporary Gothic Bedroom
With the dark that filling the room, the gothic ambience is more powerful. This is actually a simple gothic interior even without single furniture inside it.
The simple and big size of the bed is something different compared to other gothic bed. It has a practical shape which can be determined as modern style.
The abstract painting above the bed will bring the gothic horror directly to your head. But there is a couple of curtain to hide it if you feel uncomfortable.
24. Modern Gothic for Small Bedroom
Having small space is not an obstacle if you want to apply a gothic décor. This design is the best prove that gothic is still applicable at a small bedroom.
This modern gothic style also works for teen bedroom, which usually has a small room. You don’t have to spend much money for this design.
The only thing you need is the right bedroom type and don’t bother yourself to buy some furniture since the space is not adequate to store others.
25. Bright and Dark Gothic
The main attraction from this gothic bedroom is on the tall canopy which looks separated from the bed. This is uncommon design decor, especially for gothic style.
The dark curtain is the only element that connected the canopy to the bed. It’s still a traditional canopy since it carved in some part as well as the bedstead.
While the bed and its canopy using a dark color, but the wall using a different color. Except the bed and the desk near it, everything is designed in bright.
26. Bloody Red Sheet Bedroom
The secret of this scary background is using a wallpaper, so it’s not scary at all actually. While the red sheet depicted a blood color nicely, the white accent makes it clearer.
The red sheet offers a good vibe to allover space with triggering more fantasy about scary thing. Through an elegant black accent and red fabric, this bedroom is amazing in every details.
The wallpaper makes the atmosphere at this bedroom look complete. So you don’t have to add other furniture or decorative items especially if you have small space.
27. Elegant Gothic for Queen
The real gothic style is in here. This is the real gothic style when they first came out, which was designed only for the queen and the leader of that era.
In order to make a real gothic, the bedstead style must be applied to the bedroom. As the main furniture, the bed is surrounded by a purple curtains each side.
Because it designed to the queen, sometime you can be mistaken that this bedroom using Victorian style. Though, you can call it that since it was born at the same era.
28. Dungeon Bedroom Style
Even the bed and everything that covered using a modern style, but the main character of this bedroom is still gothic. Especially if you see at the bed frame and the chairs.
Besides the bed frame and the chair, the gothic accent also comes from the decorative element. The mirror and the leaning picture complementing the gothic aura.
The most noticeable from this design is about the wall that made from castle rock. This wall rock is using a traditional medieval look which complement the gothic appearance.
29. Cool Sparkling Gothic
This is a different style of gothic. The sparkling element showing that this is a cool modern gothic. It means that a gothic style is always open for modification.
Even with lots of modifications, but the commitment to use a black color giving a bold statement of gothic style no matter how bright the spark shining.
The rounded chair, the bed, and the glossy element makes everything beautiful and vibrant, which are the main criteria for modern look.
30. Modern Gothic Interior
Even a gothic style is very open to other concept. This design is a great example of how gothic style works with modern interior in the form of bed.
If you pay attention to the bed, the style is far from the old and gothic look but somehow it complementing the entire design into something special.
The actual gothic look can be seen from the bed scrollwork frame and other black accent that surrounded the space, while the white provides a contrast look.
31. Contemporary Stained Gothic
This contemporary gothic style combining a white and black accent beautifully without being over. It’s such a nice and smooth combination overall.
The wall panel using a stained style which is rarely found at usual gothic style. This makeover ideas of gothic is perfect for small bedroom which limited by the space.
A couple of small desk placed at each side of the provides some storages, while the table in the front of the bed also works as chair for sometimes.
32. Dark and Mysterious Gothic
Gothic is always associated with a dark side and mysterious things that makes some people are afraid of. But their perception could be changed if they see this design.
The main color still using black, but the bright accent at the cabinet and the ceiling provides a fine look to the whole design. It creates a pleasant look, yet relaxing.
The combination of bedstead, the ceiling, the chandelier lighting feature, the brick wallpaper, and the vintage desk, all are stunning and very friendly.
Among those gothic bedroom models, Victorian style is the best for many reasons. This classic décor is perfect for any type of bedroom, even for teen. Plenty of accessories you can use, from simple furniture like dark age table to large model with modern accent.
To get the most gothic bedroom look, just try to meet some basic requirement as mentioned before, such as using black or purple color, dark wallpaper, and plain curtains.